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Old 02-22-2013, 09:26 PM
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carbide drill bits

Does anyone have a good source for carbide bits? Im burning through hss, and titanium coated bits like crazy.
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Old 02-23-2013, 01:29 AM
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make sure u dont have play in drill chuck they snap quick
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Old 02-23-2013, 09:53 AM
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Try Carbide Connection or Congress Tools.


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Old 02-23-2013, 12:15 PM
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I like Jantz knife supplies, sorry I don't have there site but can't be to hard to find. Wes
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Old 02-23-2013, 07:15 PM
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Carbide Connection and have rather good prices. being that i am going to use these primarily for cutting pin holes in high carbon steel would i want to get carbide tipped or full carbide bits?
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Old 02-25-2013, 08:18 AM
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Here's a couple of my "secret" suppliers....


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Old 02-25-2013, 12:14 PM
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The Home Depot in my area has some. They have a small selection.
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